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A farewell reception will be held for Vice President of Legal Services and General Counsel Jerry Blakemore on Wednesday, Dec. 14, from 3:30 to 5 p.m. in Room 315 of Altgeld Hall. Join us as we wish Jerry the best in his new endeavor as general counsel at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro.
After six years of guiding the Office of the General Counsel at Northern Illinois University, Jerry Blakemore has announced that he will be leaving the university at the end of the calendar year to join the University of North Carolina at Greensboro as their general counsel. “During his time at NIU, Vice President Blakemore not...
Signs on snowy NIU campus
NIU’s Presidential Commission on the Status of Women will host a conference Friday, March 4, on “Creating a Safer Campus – Policies, Training, and Standards.” The conference, scheduled from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Chandelier Room of Adams Hall, will focus on NIU’s response to the Violence Against Women Act. Because the responsibility...
The Northern Illinois University Presidential Commission on the Status of Minorities will host Diversity: Strengthening the Pillars of Community. The day-long regional conference, scheduled Saturday, March 21, at NIU-Naperville, will be an opportunity to engage in thought provoking seminars while network with fellow attendees. Guest speakers include Jerry Blakemore, vice president and general counsel for...
NIU Department of Compliance Administration
NIU’s Acting Executive Vice President of Finance & Facilities and Chief of Operations Steve Cunningham and Vice President and General Counsel Jerry D. Blakemore today announced the implementation of a planned restructuring of the university’s Office of Compliance Administration that will leverage existing personnel while adding critical specialized personnel to further enhance the university’s compliance...
Jerry D. Blakemore and Jennifer L. Weston
NIU general counsel Jerry D. Blakemore participated in a panel discussion Monday, June 27, at the annual meeting of the National Association of College and University Attorneys in San Francisco. Blakemore presented a paper he wrote with the assistance of Jennifer L. Weston, a legal intern in his office and a third-year law student in...
Jerry D. Blakemore
Growing up in East Chicago Heights, Jerry D. Blakemore clearly recognized the importance of education and public service. His father, J.D., who worked in the Youngstown Sheet and Tube steel mill for 31 years, held a seat on the village board and volunteered as a police officer and firefighter. His mother, Mattie, an operator for...